Nest #3962

Nickname: Transformer Nest at Fort DeSoto
Nest substrate: Transformer
Nest Location Description: Nest is at the Long Pier Gulf pier at Fort De Soto At the North end of the parking lot on a transformer that sits above the board walk to the beach.
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: Florida Osprey Watchers
Latitude: 27.6395
Longitude: -82.736063
Followers: None

Past Seasons

Show reports, diaries, and photos from:Current 2017 2016 2013

Activity reports

2013 Nest Activity Report by Judy
Adult arrival Nestlings
Nest Occupied   Fledglings
Nest Active   First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
2016 Nest Activity Report by Nicole27
Adult arrival Nestlings
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 0
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

07/24/2016 by Nicole27
Nest in okay condition. Male osprey spotted in nest and female osprey spotted flying around nest.

04/20/2013 by Judy
On April 17th the Ospreys began to build a nest on the transformer at the Gulf Pier. They worked all day and copulated . Doing the entire mating dance in the sky and working together to build the nest . I reported this to Duke energy to let them know the ospreys were on the transformer .